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Experts say blackout in Argentina should have been limited
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — As authorities in Argentina try to figure out why electricity surged on a transmission line ...
Mars has a brand new crater, and it sure is pretty
Mars, like any other rocky world, has its fair share of craters. These scars of ancient impacts give the dusty surface of the ...
Tethers Unlimited wins four NASA awards to develop new types of space gizmos
Tethers Unlimited’s Androgynous Robotic Tool-change Interface, or ARTIE, is a hot-swappable tool-change interface for the ...
Boaty McBoatface, Internet-Adored Sub, Makes Deep-Sea Discovery On Climate Change
Remember Boaty McBoatface? In the years since the naming snafu over a research vessel grabbed international headlines, Boaty ...
What the Space Age taught us: Earth is the best of all possible worlds
Mars was supposed to be next. Surely the moon was just a steppingstone in the conquest of space. For many people who came of ...
NASA’s asteroid probe snapped its closest photo yet of space rock Bennu
NASA’s OSIRIS-REx asteroid probe is giving scientists an even better look at the surface of the space rock known as Bennu now ...
Report: Half the world’s power will come from renewables by 2050
Nearly half the world’s electricity will come from renewable energy by 2050 as costs of wind, solar and battery storage ...
The Mercury News
Government watchdog says cost of NASA rocket continues to rise, a threat to Trump’s moon mission
The rocket NASA plans to use to get astronauts to the moon by 2024 has for years suffered significant cost overruns and ...
The Washington Post
A tiny magnet accomplishes enormous feat, sets a new world record
A magnet housed at the National High Magnetic Field Laboratory in Tallahassee, Florida, has set a record for the strongest ...
Are Scientists Biased Against Women Scientists? Part I
Is science biased against girls and women? This is the first of a two-part series. In this first part, I describe why the ...